From personal experience perhaps some misfortune in life has anyone lost their faith, from feeling let down by church community?We're all familiar with Atheists here and lack of religion but does…Continue
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-Lack of belief in god
-Disbelief in god
I have encountered possibly three "atheists" that hate what people tend to call god. As far as I know, their small and traumatized minds only referred to the…"
"Yes that's right, so you have an idea that god can do anything and we should be loyal to god (generally subservient to the church) being all powerful and whatnot. Then to show god is good and to explain evil, a dualistic idea like Satan is…"
"I'm not sure if this is related to your question, but it seems likely to me that most theists fail to blame god for disasters and misfortunes out of fear of being disrespectful and showing non-loyalty. I think that they actually believe…"
That's interesting, I wasnt' familiar with that term. The wikipedia article has a number of related terms. The only term I'd heard for hatred of god was Maltheism.
From personal experience perhaps some misfortune in life has anyone lost their faith, from feeling let down by church community?We're all familiar with Atheists here and lack of religion but does anyone feel they hate god, even though shouldn't technically Atheists not believe in god to begin with. I'm drawing a distinction between scientific skepticism and intellectual rebellion here. I think a good example is when there may be some catastophe and people feel they may want to blame a higher…See More
"At work, I haven't had to talk about hell because I'm not paid to do that so I don't and I don't deal with people who do. On coffee breaks I've had religious discussions but they're very civil.
Once I had a angry…"
"That is unfortunate, I think change will come slowly but surely. Times are changing science and progress move forward, the priests very much live in the past. I also think as citizens in debt high countries in Europe look at their budgets, they will…"
"There's not much in common ground when it comes to religion, but people can co-exist peacefully.
The big problems can come from authority, laws and enforcement. Thankfully most laws are nice and secular so they're regarded as fair…"
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